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How effective is Aricept for Dementia?
Overall ratings: 2.5/5
Long term ratings: 2.7/5
On a scale of 1 to 5: 1=not at all, 2=somewhat, 3=moderate, 4=high, 5=very high
This is a review of how effective Aricept (donepezil hydrochloride) is for Dementia. The study is created by eHealthMe based on 86 reports from user community and is updated continuously.
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What is Aricept
Aricept (latest outcomes from 15,458 users) has active ingredients of donepezil hydrochloride. It is often used in alzheimer's disease.
Dementia (madness) (latest reports from 46,192 patients) can be treated by Namenda, Aricept, Donepezil, Seroquel, Exelon, Donepezil Hydrochloride.
On Oct, 1, 2014: 86 people are studied for taking Aricept in Dementia
Aricept effectiveness for Dementia (number of people):
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Who find Aricept more effective for Dementia?
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seems to black out standing up after bowel movements but not always.
nurse14 on Aug, 27, 2014:
Hi I am a RN and the symptoms you are describing are very dangerous!! Your heart rate is dropping so low due to pressure on the vagus nerve when you are exerting yourself during a bowel movement. Please call your doctor as soon as possible or go to the ER, as you can fall and seriously get hurt!!
From this study (7 months ago):
My 84 yr old mother who has had a hernia most of her life with hardly any symptoms and recently started Aricept, has noticed a severe increase in size of the hernia.
From this study (9 months ago):
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